The Texas House voted, 125-21, on Tuesday to pass the State Bar of Texas Sunset bill, SB 302.
The Senate passed the bill unanimously on April 4. It now heads back to the Senate for concurrence or a conference committee to resolve differences between the House and Senate versions.
The bill retains the rules referendum vote of State Bar members and would require a referendum in cases where a dues increase of more than 10 percent is proposed in a six-year period. Continue Reading